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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=19th Century Issues, Issue/Country=1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings, All Sale Dates thru 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 172
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings
2018-07-25
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1187, Lot Number 271, 1875 Continental Bank Note Co. Hard Paper Special Printing (Scott 167-177)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172), 10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172). Without gum as issued, rich color, perfs scissors-separated as usual but virtually intact on three sides, unpunched perfs at left

A FINE AND RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY SPECIAL PRINTING. ONLY 38 ARE RECORDED IN OUR CENSUS. THIS IS ONE OF THE MOST DIFFICULT DENOMINATIONS TO OBTAIN IN PRESENTABLE CONDITION.

Our census of Scott 172 contains 38 examples. Most are scissors-separated into the perforations on at least one side. Of the eleven copies with full perforations, most have either pulled perforations or are not centered, limiting their desirability. The example offered here, with intact perforations on three sides and in sound condition is very desirable.

Census No. 172-UNC-38. Ex Beals. With 1946 A.P.S. certificate

17,000
5,250
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings
2018-04-11
The David Wingate Collection of United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1180, Lot Number 227, 1875 Continental Bank Note Co. Hard Paper Special Printing (Scott 167-177, 180-181)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172), 10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172). Without gum as issued, scissors-separated as usual with full and intact perforations on three sides, s.e. at left, deep rich color, tiny perf tear at top left

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. AN ATTRACTIVE EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY SPECIAL PRINTING. LESS THAN 40 ARE BELIEVED TO EXIST.

Our census of Scott 172 contains 37 certified examples. A majority of these are scissors-separated into the perforations on at least one side. The example offered here, with wide margins and full perforations on three sides, is better than most.

Census No. 172-UNC-17. With 1948 P.F. certificate

17,000
5,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings
2017-10-24
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1166, Lot Number 791, 1875 Continental Bank Note Co. Hard Paper Special Printing (Scott 167-175)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172), 10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172). Without gum as issued, deep rich color, scissors-separated as often with full perforations on three sides, well-balanced margins

VERY FINE. A RARE SOUND AND CENTERED EXAMPLE OF THE 1875 CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY SPECIAL PRINTING.

Our census of Scott 172 contains 37 certified examples. A majority of these are scissors-separated into the perforations on at least one side. The example offered here, with wide margins, has better centering than most.

Census No. 172-UNC-37. With 2009 P.F. certificate

19,000
7,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings
2017-06-27
2017 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 1159, Lot Number 172, 1875 Continental Bank Note Co. Hard Paper Special Printing (Scott 167-177, 180)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172), 10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172). Without gum as issued, rich color, scissors-separated with full perfs on three sides and partial at bottom, wide margins

FINE AND RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY SPECIAL PRINTING.

Our census of Scott 172 contains 36 certified examples. A majority of these are scissors-separated into the perforations on at least one side.

Census No. 172-UNC-19. Ex Francis E. Stern (Siegel Sale 309). With 1967 P.F. certificate

19,000
4,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings
2017-03-01
United States Stamps
798°
PF 90
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 798, 1875 Continental Bank Note Co. Hard Paper Special Printing (Scott 167-177, 180)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172), 10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172). Without gum as issued, deep rich color and detailed impression, intact perforations all around, well-centered

EXTREMELY FINE. ONE OF THE FINEST EXAMPLES OF THE 10-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY SPECIAL PRINTING IN EXISTENCE. A BEAUTIFUL STAMP IN EVERY RESPECT.

Our census records for Scott 172 contain 36 certified examples. A majority of these have been scissors-separated into the perforations on at least one side. Of the eleven copies with full perforations, most have either pulled perforations or are not centered. Only four qualify as having decent centering, one of which was offered in our 2012 sale of the David W. Gorham collection.

Unpublished Census No. 172-UNC-31. Ex Curtis. With 1947, 1989 and 2013 P.F. certificates (NGAI, XF 90)

19,000
17,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings
2017-03-01
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 799, 1875 Continental Bank Note Co. Hard Paper Special Printing (Scott 167-177, 180)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172), 10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172). Without gum as issued, rich color, perfs scissors-separated but intact on three sides

VERY FINE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY SPECIAL PRINTING. ONLY 36 ARE RECORDED IN OUR CENSUS, AND THIS IS ONE OF THE MOST DIFFICULT DENOMINATIONS TO OBTAIN IN PRESENTABLE CONDITION.

Our census of Scott 172 contains 36 certified examples. Most have been scissors-separated into the perforations on at least one side. Of the eleven copies with full perforations, most have either pulled perforations or are not centered, limiting their desirability. The example offered here, with intact perforations on three sides and a tiny corner perf crease, should be considered desirable.

Census No. 172-UNC-05. Ex Mielstrup (Siegel Sale 431, May 1973) where acquired by the current owner. With 1957 P.F. certificate

19,000
6,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings
2016-04-07
The Hanover Collection of Superb-Quality U.S. Stamps-Part One
93°
PF 90
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Sale Number 1122, Lot Number 93, 1873-75 Continental Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 156-179)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172), 10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172). Without gum as issued, deep rich color and detailed impression, intact perforations all around, well-centered

EXTREMELY FINE. ONE OF THE FINEST EXAMPLES OF THE 10-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY SPECIAL PRINTING IN EXISTENCE. A BEAUTIFUL STAMP IN EVERY RESPECT.

Our recently updated census records for Scott 172 contain 36 certified examples. A majority of these have been scissors-separated into the perforations on at least one side. Of the eleven copies with full perforations, most have either pulled perforations or are not centered. Only four qualify as having decent centering, one of which was offered in our 2012 sale of the David W. Gorham collection.

Unpublished Census No. 172-UNC-31. Ex Curtis. With 1947, 1989 and 2013 P.F. certificates (NGAI, XF 90)

20,000
0
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings
2015-04-28
The Robert R. Hall Collection of Outstanding United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1096, Lot Number 317, 1875 Continental Bank Note Co. Hard Paper Special Printing (Scott 167-177, 180)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172), 10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172). Without gum as issued, scissors-separated as usual but leaving full perforations on all sides, remarkably choice centering and wide margins for this difficult issue

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS IS THE FINEST EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL SPECIAL PRINTING IN EXISTENCE. A MAGNIFICENT STAMP.

Our census of Scott 172 contains 36 copies that have been certified as genuine by The Philatelic Foundation. A majority of these have been scissors-separated into the perforations on at least one side. Of the eleven copies with full perforations, most have either pulled perforations or are not well-centered.

Census No. 172-UNC-04. Ex Hetherington and Hinrichs. With 1957 and 2001 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates.

20,000
22,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings
2015-02-19
Outstanding United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1092, Lot Number 1134, 1870-75 National and Continental Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 134-179)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172), 10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172). Without gum as issued, scissors-separated perfs as usually found on this issue, bright color, choice centering

VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL SPECIAL PRINTING. LESS THAN 40 ARE BELIEVED TO EXIST.

Our recently updated census records for Scott 172 contain 36 certified examples. A majority of these have been scissors-separated into the perforations on at least one side. Of the eleven copies with full perforations, most have either pulled perforations or are not centered.

Census No. 172-UNC-30. Ex "Country Gentleman", Chapin and Hoffman. With 1973 and 2003 P.F. certificates

20,000
6,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1875-85 Bank Note Issue Special Printings
2013-11-07
The Curtis Collection: 1847-1901 Issues
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Sale Number 1057, Lot Number 755, 1875 Continental Bank Note Co. Hard Paper Special Printing (Scott 167-180)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172), 10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172)10c Pale Brown, Special Printing (172). Without gum as issued, deep rich color and detailed impression, intact perforations all around, well-centered

EXTREMELY FINE. ONE OF THE FINEST EXAMPLES OF THE 10-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY SPECIAL PRINTING IN EXISTENCE. A BEAUTIFUL STAMP IN EVERY RESPECT.

Our recently updated census records for Scott 172 contain 36 certified examples. A majority of these have been scissors-separated into the perforations on at least one side. Of the eleven copies with full perforations, most have either pulled perforations or are not centered. Only four qualify as having decent centering, one of which was offered in our 2012 sale of the David W. Gorham collection.

Unpublished Census No. 172-UNC-31. With 1947 and 1989 P.F. certificates

22,500
10,500
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